In Lecce, a 48-year-old man died, while his wife and two daughters traveling with him were seriously injured in the impact of their car with a tractor.
The accident occurred on the provincial road that connects Casarano to Taurisano. The victim, Cosimo Carangelo, was driving a Renault Modus with his family on board when he collided with the agricultural vehicle. The impact occurred on a straight road. The tractor driver was injured but not life threatening.